Hart High School Completes Modernization Project
On Wednesday, Oct. 6, the city of Santa Clarita utilized a new communications service provider, Nixle Community Information Service, to send important, valuable community information directly to residents using the latest technology.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY - The Board of Supervisors approved $2.5 million in grant funding from the U.S. Department of Justice to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department for its forensic DNA backlog reduction program, according to Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich.
$1.5 million will be used to improve the Department's DNA Program by reducing forensic DNA backlog, improving the capacity for DNA analysis and crime lab infrastructure.
A benefit concert featuring popular '80s artists performing the biggest hits of their era, including Boys Don't Cry, Terri Nunn & Berlin, The Motels and Roy Hay from Culture Club, opens at the Fred Kavli Theatre in the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza on Friday, Oct. 8 at 7:30 p.m.
The Valley Industrial Association of Santa Clarita Valley will host its monthly business luncheon at Valencia Country Club on Tuesday, Oct. 19 at 11:45 a.m.
The city of Santa Clarita, in collaboration with the Valley Trauma Center, will host the 5th Annual Children's Safety Fair on Saturday, Oct. 9 starting at 10 a.m. at the Newhall Community Center, located at 22421 Market Street, Newhall 91321.
In an effort to educate more women on the importance of self breast exams, and in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month, the Sheila R. Veloz Breast Imaging Center at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital will present "A Lifesaving Lump Lesson" on Friday, Oct. 15.
In a world of inspiring real-life sports stories, the tale of Secretariat is one of a kind. It's too bad the Hollywood version about the legendary racehorse is just another one of the pack.
Community college officials this week celebrated a new law signed by Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger that simplifies and streamlines the transfer process for California's community college students applying to California State University schools.
The 26th annual SCV Community Expo comes to town this weekend at the Santa Clarita Sports Complex. Whether browsing exhibit halls, meeting local business representatives, searching for tchotchkes and giveaways, enjoying community entertainment or learning who is hiring, everyone will enjoy exploring and experiencing all aspects of this event.
Because car crashes are the number one cause of death for teens, the Automobile Club of Southern California is offering a free educational workshop in Santa Clarita on Tuesday, Oct. 19, designed to help parents and teens prepare for their most dangerous years on the road.
Each year, 15,000 teens, ages 16-19, are killed or injured in vehicle crashes. The Auto Club has successfully spearheaded several laws to place additional life-saving restrictions on Californias novice drivers, but many parents and teens may be unfamiliar with the requirements.
As the fishing boats converged upon the dock at the Castaic Lake lagoon Saturday, there was the heightened sense of anticipation you might find at a competitive fishing tournament: Who's going to catch the big one?
Bow-Wows & Mows Pet Fair is celebrating its 10th anniversary with an exciting lineup of entertainment, pet-related vendors and adoptable dogs and cats from Los Angeles County shelters at Newhall's William S. Hart Park on Sunday.
Monday, Oct. 11
There's no time to dwell on the past.
Visitors to the Valencia Library last weekend were greeted with a sweet surprise: icing-topped and candy-cane-lined gingerbread houses on display for what organizers hope will become a yearly Gingerbread House Contest.
The annual Metrolink Holiday Toy Express has been stopped in its tracks because of budget cuts.
I read that Supervisor Antonovich is again raising concerns about welfare fraud in L.A. County. This is typical of Republicans to go after the poor and by implication "them" - brown- and black-skinned people.
This summer, the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce will host the third annual Patriot Luncheon on July 11 at the Hyatt Regency Valencia.
Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich will address the Santa Clarita Valley business and community leaders on May 1 at the fifth annual State of the County Luncheon.
We all know that perception often influences our decisions, yet we catch ourselves and become reminded that what we perceive isn't always what's really going on. With the constant barrage of information available in today's 24/7 world, it's important to not get caught up in the day-to-day market volatility and news headlines. That daily hype doesn't always dovetail with what Wells Fargo Advisors top strategists are observing in the financial marketplace.
With everything from nationally ranked academic programs to effective career education opportunities and college placement services, Hart district students are afforded every opportunity to excel in an increasingly competitive academic environment.
Whether priorities are schools, recreation or convenience and friendly neighborhoods, home buyers are finding that Fair Oaks Ranch by Pardee Homes fills the bill.